Speedy Removal

"From October 2007 through September 2011, more than 460,000 deportations were carried out under reinstatements across the country, shows an analysis of U.S. Department of Homeland Security records by The Chicago Reporter. Like Monreal, these immigrants were deported without the opportunity to appear...

CA9 on Reinstatement: Villa-Anguiano v. Holder

"Alejandro Israel Villa-Anguiano (“Villa”) petitions for review of the government’s reinstatement of a removal order issued in 1997. Villa contends that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (“ICE”) agency of the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”...

BIA Unpub. on Jurisdiction

"The Ninth Circuit recently held that nothing in section 241 (a)(5) of the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1231(8)(5), or its implementing regulations deprives the agency of discretion to afford an alien a new plenary removal bearing. Villa-Anguiano v. Holder, 727 F.3d 873, 878...

Bond Hearing Required During Reinstatement Proceedings: Cruz-Sanchez v. DHS

"The undersigned counsel for the parties hereby STIPULATE and AGREE that Petitioner entered ICE’s custody on August 23, 2013 and will therefore be eligible for a bond hearing before an immigration judge pursuant to Diouf v. Napolitano, 624 F.3d 1081 (9th Cir. 2011) , (“Diouf II”...

Removal Without Recourse: The Growth of Summary Deportations from the United States

"The deportation process has been transformed drastically over the last two decades. Today, two-thirds of individuals deported are subject to what are known as “summary removal procedures,” which deprive them of both the right to appear before a judge and the right to apply for status...